1 (def 7).
A score or grade of zero; goose egg, zip (1868+)
[duhk] /dʌk/ verb (used without object) 1. to stoop or bend suddenly; bob. 2. to avoid or evade a blow, unpleasant task, etc.; dodge. 3. to plunge the whole body or the head momentarily under water. 4. Cards Informal. to play a card lower than the card led. verb (used with object) 5. to lower […]
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. a children’s game in which one player stands guard over a stone on a rock while the other players attempt to knock it off by throwing another stone in turn: if the thrower is tagged by the guard while trying to recover the stone, the two players then change […]
noun A person of short stature (1930s+)
- Dulce de leche
noun a Latin-American concoction of caramel and sweet cream, as a spread or flavoring for something like ice cream Word Origin Spanish ‘milk jam’ or ‘sweet milk’ Usage Note cooking